Saturday, February 18th 2017

9:30am – Registration / Check-in
10am – Welcome / Introductions
10:15-12:00pm – Opening Remarks
  • Rahuldeep Singh Gill
    Associate Professor of Religion, California Lutheran University
  • Inderjit Kaur
    Recent Research on Gurbāni Kīrtan: A Critical Perspective
12:00-1:30pm – Lunch
1:30-2:45pm – Sikhs and Arts
  • Rupy Tut
    Reviving Sikh art and heritage through understanding of context and traditional art forms
  • Philip Deslippe
    Mohan Singh: Flying Hindoo, Chauffeur, Citizen, and Levitating Yogi
2:45-3:15pm – Coffee Break
3:15-4:30pm – Homelands and Hostlands
  • Tavleen Kaur
    Vandalized Walls, Repurposed Halls: hate and heritage in the North American public sphere
  • Manvir Bhangoo
    Between Two Worlds: Where do Second-Generation Punjabi Canadian Women belong?
5pm – Closing Remarks and Conclusion